• Short Summary

    First pictures of Prime Minister's visit to Eighth Army. Meetings with Field Marshal Smuts and?

  • Description

    GOOD SCENES

    GV salt marshes at Quatara Depression / Indians lined up with armoured cars / Wavell inspecting Indian troops lined up in desert / Wavell talking to Air Chief Marshall Sir Arthur Tedder / General Smutts and Churchill sitting in garden / Wavell sitting down with Sukander Hayat Khan K.C.B. - Premier of the Punjab - and Churchill / Sir Miles Lampson with baby son Victor Lampson

    Personalities - Politicians; Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill (1874-1965), Personalities - Armed Forces; Jan Christian Smuts (1870-1950), Sir Henry Harwood (1888-1950); World War II (Second World War)
    Background: First pictures of Prime Minister's visit to Eighth Army. Meetings with Field Marshal Smuts and Admiral Harwood precede departure for Moscow.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAAF94ZNNZKRQ48IYJVI1ALZB7K
    Media URN:
    VLVAAF94ZNNZKRQ48IYJVI1ALZB7K
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/08/1942
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A
  • Part of…

    DEFENCE / EGYPT: World War 2: Winston Churchill visits Eighth Army

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